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How Well Do You Know the Cast of Little House?


On the set! Off the set! In Walnut Grove, or Hollywood! Let’s see how much you know about the Little House on the Prairie cast in this trivia quiz!

Alison Arngrim’s father was the manager
of extravagant pianist, Liberace.
True
False
Correct
True
The correct answer is
True
Melissa Gilbert competed on “So You
Think You Can Dance.”
True
False
Correct
False
She competed on “Dancing with the Stars.”
The correct answer is
False
She competed on “Dancing with the Stars.”
Sean Penn was a guest star on Little House.
True
False
Correct
True
The correct answer is
True
The role of Etta Plum was played by
Karen Grassle’s daughter.
True
False
Correct
False
It was Michael Landon’s daughter, Leslie.
The correct answer is
False
It was Michael Landon’s daughter, Leslie.
Michael Landon was an
accomplished fiddle player
True
False
Correct
False
He couldn’t play fiddle at all!
The correct answer is
False
He couldn’t play fiddle at all!
Nellie’s bouncy, blonde curls were
actually an ill-fitting wig.
True
False
Correct
True
The wig made her head bleed!
The correct answer is
True
The wig made her head bleed!
Michael Landon appeared in the most episodes of Little House.
True
False
Correct
False
Melissa Gilbert appeared in 191 episodes, and Michael Landon in 177.
The correct answer is
False
Melissa Gilbert appeared in 191 episodes, and Michael Landon in 177.
Melissa Gilbert was able to drive a stagecoach.
True
False
Correct
True
The correct answer is
True
There were 2 actresses named
Melissa on Little House.
True
False
Correct
False
Melissa Gilbert (Laura), Melissa Sue Anderson (Mary), and Melissa Francis (Cassandra).
The correct answer is
False
Melissa Gilbert (Laura), Melissa Sue Anderson (Mary), and Melissa Francis (Cassandra).
Michael Landon considered firing
Katherine “Scottie” MacGregor.
True
False
Correct
True
He thought she was too disruptive on the set.
The correct answer is
True
He thought she was too disruptive on the set.
Melissa Gilbert beat out over 500
other child actresses to win the part of Laura on Little House.
True
False
Correct
True
The correct answer is
True
Alison Arngrim originally auditioned for
the roles of Laura and Mary.
True
False
Correct
True
The correct answer is
True

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